Call for entries
Deadline: 20 June 2011

PACT Zollverein RESIDENCIES 2011/2012

PACT Zollverein has been supporting residencies for the development of
artistic projects and productions since 2002. The Residency Programme is
open to professional artists from home and abroad who work in the areas of dance, performance, media arts or music. The recipients are offered a work space and local accommodation, and according to individual need, they can take advantage of various kinds of production support, such as dramaturgy, technical assistance, project management as well as press and publicity.

Thanks to the support of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia, residency
recipients are able to receive a grant to cover their living expenses and
travel costs.
Residences are awarded twice a year by an international jury and the closing date for applications for the residency period January to June
2012, is the 20th of June 2011 (post-marked).

A residency can incorporate the following:
– Studio space (from 63 to 173 sq.m.)
– Local accommodation (maximum 6 people)

– Weekly grant allowance for all of the residency project participants
(maximum group of 6 people)
– Travel costs covering one journey only per participant to and from PACT
Zollverein (subject to prior agreement)
– Technical equipment (by arrangement and subject to availability)
– Stage rehearsals with professional technical supervision and support (by
arrangement and subject to availability) & daily professional open class
– Professional advice in: project funding&management, press & PR

Applications must include:
– the completed application form
– a short letter of motivation
– a project description
– a 10 line summary of your project description
– curriculum vitae for everyone involved in the project
– 1 DVD/CD-ROM of your own work

application form:
http://www.pact-zollverein.de/medien/_english/_pdf/workingfields/residencies/Residencies_12-1.pdf

Contact: residenz@pact-zollverein.de (Katharina Charpey)